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About Junu Ko Jutta

Runtime: 13 minutes

Language: Nepali

Genre: Short

Junu, a 5-year-old girl who has trouble learning left from right is often asked by elders around her to wear her shoes correctly. After constantly trying she finally comes up with a new way to decode her confusion.

Awards:

Kathmandu Mountain Film Festival 2019

Winner Nepal Panorama Best Fiction Film Kedar Shrestha

Oberhausen International Short Film Festival 2020

Winner Prize of the Children's Short Film Competition - Honorable Mention

Nepal International Film Festival (NIFF) 2020

Winner Special Jury Mention

Miami Short Film Festival 2020

Nominee Best Short Short Film

Indie Short Fest 2020

Winner April Award

Corti a Ponte - Festival Internazionale di Cortometraggi 2021

Winner Best Film Award

Winner Club Award for UNESCO of Padua

Winner Slow Award

Bengal International Short Film Festival 2022

Winner Best Child Actor

Director: Kedar Shrestha

Kedar Shrestha is an actor and casting director, known for Junu Ko Jutta (2019), Ainaa Jhyal Ko Putali (2020) and The Story of ’72 (2018).